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keno Syllabification: ke·no
Pronunciation: /ˈkēnō/

Definition of keno in English:


A game of chance similar to lotto, based on the drawing of numbers that must correspond with selected numbers on cards.
Example sentences
  • They promote online casinos, video games and keno, as well as betting.
  • Just use your card while playing slots, table games or keno and swipe your card at any promotions kiosk when you are done playing and you will receive entries into the giveaway.
  • Specific games like the slots, bingo, racing and sports betting, table games and keno are included.


Early 19th century: from French kine, denoting a set of five winning lottery numbers.

Words that rhyme with keno

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